Richard William Sackett

(1903-1975)
FatherRichard John Sackett (1864-1941)
MotherAlma Horwood (1867-1941)
Richard William Sackett, sometimes known as William, son of Richard John Sackett and Alma Horwood, was born in West Ham, EssexG, on 25 November 19031 and baptized at Holy Trinity Church, Harrow Green, EssexG, on 20 December 1903.2 He died aged 71 in Greenwich, LondonG, on 30 April 19753 and was cremated at Eltham Crematorium, GreenwichG, on 7 May 1975.4 He married in West HamG in 1928, Ivy Alexandra Bellamy, daughter of ___ Bellamy and ___ Hiron.5,6 Ivy was born in West HamG on 7 June 1904.7 She died aged 82 in GreenwichG on 11 July 19868 and was cremated at Eltham Crematorium, GreenwichG, on 21 July 1986.9
     In 1921 William was living at 56 Holloway Road, Leytonstone, LondonG, in the household of his parents Richard and Alma, and was recorded in the census as William Sackett, an iron and wire worker, aged 17.10
     At the outbreak of the Second World War in September 1939, Richard was a Metropolitan Police sergeant, living at 2 Arsenal Road, Woolwich, LondonG.11

 Notes & Citations

  1. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Mar qtr 1904. Sackett, Richard William. Mother: Horwood. West Ham. 4a:348."
  2. Baptisms Register, Holy Trinity, Harrow Green, Essex (England Births and Christenings, LDS FamilySearch), "20 Dec 1903, Richard William Sackett, son of Richard Sackett & Alma."
  3. "England & Wales deaths 1837–2006" (Findmypast transcript), "Jun qtr 1975. Sackett, Richard William, b. 25 Nov 1903. Greenwich. 12:1003."
  4. Register of Cremations, Eltham Crematorium, Greenwich, Kent (transcription, Deceased Online), "7 May 1975 Richard William Sackett d. 30 Apr 1975."
  5. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Jun qtr 1928. Sackett, Richard W. Spouse: Bellamy. W Ham. 4a:196."
  6. General Register Office, Online Index to Marriages, "Jun qtr 1928. Bellamy, Ivy A. Spouse: Sackett. W Ham. 4a:196."
  7. General Register Office, Online Index to Births, "Sep qtr 1904. Bellamy, Ivy Alexandra. Mother: Hiron. West Ham. 4a:342."
  8. "England & Wales deaths 1837–2006" (Findmypast transcript), "Jul 1986. Sackett, Ivy Alexandra, b. 7 Jun 1904. Greenwich. 12:882:786."
  9. Register of Cremations, Eltham Crematorium, Greenwich, Kent (transcription, Deceased Online), "21 July 1986 Ivy Alexander [sic] Sackett d. 11 July 1986."
  10. 1921 England census
    56 Holloway Road, Leytonstone, Leyton, London
    Richard Sackett, head, 60y 6m, married, b. West Ham, Essex, road labourer, Leyton Council, Town Hall Leyton
    Alma Sackett, wife, 53y 11m, married, b. Chadwell Heath, Essex, home duties
    Alma Sackett, daughter, 24y 7m, single, b. West Ham, Essex
    Charles Sackett, son, 18y 11m, single, b. Leytonstone, milk roundsman, William Brown Milkman, 112 Stewart Rd, Leyton
    William Sackett, son, 17y 7m, single, b. Leytonstone, iron and wire worker, Thomas Bellamy Wire Worker, 75 Holloway Rd, Leytonstone
    Albert Sackett, son, 15y 2m, single, b. Leytonstone, iron and wire worker, Thomas Bellamy Wire Worker, 75 Holloway Rd, Leytonstone
    Edward Sackett, son, 9y 2m, b. Leytonstone
    William Goat, boarder, 63y 9m, single, b. Pinchbeck, Lincolnshire, general labourer, George Abbott Contractor, Mornington Rd, Leytonstone.
  11. "1939 Register" (Findmypast image), Sackett household, 2 Arsenal Road, Woolwich, London: RG101/0659I/024/37, Richard W Sackett, b. 25 Nov 1904 [sic: 1903], married, police sergeant Met. Police; & 1 closed record.
Sackett line9th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
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Last Edited13 Nov 2022
 

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